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Growing a COVID-19 vaccine

27 Oct 2020. In July, the potential COVID-19 vaccine developed by Medicago (part-owned by PMI) entered Phase I clinical trials. Now BATís candidate is about to do the same. With around 10 of the 190+ coronavirus vaccines in development already in Phase III trials, itís unlikely that a vaccine derived from tobacco plants will be the first to market. When, and if, one is approved, however, it could be the most groundbreakingÖ
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Healing Tobacco

27 Oct 2020. Once regarded as a medicinal herb, the tobacco plantís therapeutic standing was destroyed when the hazards of smoking became known. Now, as the industry seeks new practical uses for this humble golden leaf, most recently in the development of a COVID-19 vaccine, can it heal more than just its reputation?
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